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Eun Park

Prof. Eun Park


Associate Professor


Abridged Curriculum Vitae


PhD (Information Studies), University of California, Los Angeles
MBA (Business Administration), University of Pittsburgh
MS (Library and Information Science), University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
BA (English Language and Literature), Pusan National University

Teaching & supervision


PhD supervision


Research interests

  • Digital contents
  • Ontology modeling, semantic web
  • EHR (electronic health records), enterprise content management
  • Trusted digital repositories
  • Trust of cloud computing
  • Digital curation, digital preservation, digital archiving

Selected research activities

2014-2020 SSHRC Partnership Grant
Networks for Change and Well-being: Girl-led 'From the Ground Up' Policy-making: Addressing Sexual Violence

McGill Internal SSHRC Grant
Linked Historical Collections as Networked Knowledge


SSHRC Major Collaborative Initiative
InterPARES Trust Project Canadian Team
Trust and digital records in a networked society

2012-2013 SSHRC Public Dissemination Grant
Humanities Dissemination using the Resource Description Framework
2011-2014 SSHRC Standard Grant
Voices: Rural teachers in rural South Africa in the age of AIDS
2009-2012 SSHRC International Opportunity Fund
Building an International Digital Future Network for AIDS Prevention Programs: Participatory Visual Data Archives
2008-2012 InterPARES III Project Team Korea (International Research on Permanent Authentic Records in Electronic Systems)
2007-2010 SSHRC
Giving Life (to Data) to Save Life (in the age of AIDS): Meta-analyses through Digitization of Visual data in the Social Sciences
2006-2008 FQRSC
Social Uses of Photograph on AIDS and HIV: Methods for Digitization on Datamining
Principal Investigator: Eun Park
2006-2009 SSHRC
International Visual Methodologies for Social Change Project
2003-2006 SSHRC
InterPARES II Project (International Research on Permanent Authentic Records in Electronic Systems)

Selected publications & presentations

Park, Eun and Paris, Benjamin. 2014. “System upgrade and integration at a medium-sized dental clinic.” International Journal of Privacy and Health Information Management, 2 (1): 51-64.

Park, Eun, Zou, Qing, & Milner, Matthew. 2013.  Making Publics 2.0: Humanities data linked through a topical repository. In Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Montreal, QC, November 1-6, 2013. http://www.asis.org/asist2013/proceedings/openpage.html

Park, Eun G. and Oh, Sam. 2012. “Examining Attributes of Open Standard File Formats for Long-term Preservation and Open Access,” Information Technology and Libraries, 31 (4): 44-65. http://ejournals.bc.edu/ojs/index.php/ital/article/view/1946

Zou, Qing and Park, Eun G. 2011. “Modeling Ancient Chinese Time Ontology.” Journal of Information Science 37(3): 332-341.

Wright, Trudi, Park, Eun, and Cole, Charles. 2011. “Collaboration Tools in Virtual Educational Communities: A Case of the Paulo Freire Project for Critical Pedagogy.” The New Educational Review 24 (2): 271-280.

Park, Eun G. and Richard, Marc. 2011. “Metadata Assessment in E-Theses and Dissertations of Canadian Institutional Repositories.” The Electronic Library 29 (3): 394-407. 

de Lange, Naydene, Mnisi, Thoko, Mitchell, Claudia and Park, Eun.  2010. “University-Community Partnerships in addressing HIV & AIDS through Building Digital Archives”. Journal of E-Learning and Digital Media 7 (2): 160-171.

Park, Eun G., Lamontagne, Manon, Perez, Amilcar, Melikhova, Irina, and Bartlett, Gregory. 2009. Running Ahead toward Interoperable E-Government: The Government of Canada Metadata Framework. International Journal of Information Management 29: 145-150.

Aldred, Tania, Burr, Gordon, and Park, Eun G. 2008. Crossing a Librarian with an Historian: The Image of Archivists in Film. Archivaria 66 (Autumn 2008): 57-93.

Park, Eun G., Mitchell, Claudia, and de Lange, Naydene. 2008. Social Uses of Digitization within the Context of HIV and AIDS: Metadata as Engagement. Online Information Review 32 (6): 716-725.

Park, Eun G. and Zwarich, Natasha. 2008. Canadian Government Agencies Develop E-mail Management Policies. International Journal of Information Management 28 (6): 468-473.

Mallan, Katrine and Park, Eun G. 2007. Is Digitization Sufficient for Collective Remembering?: Access to and Use of Cultural Heritage Collections. The Canadian Journal of Information and Library Science 30 (3/4): 201-220.

Park, Eun G. and Burr, Gordon. 2008. Association of Canadian Archivists Annual Conference, June 12 – 14, 2008: Inventory and Retention of Electronic Records at McGill University. Fredericton, NB: Association of Canadian Archivists.

Zwarich, Natasha and Park, Eun G. 2008. Canadian Association for Information Science Annual Conference 2008, June 5-7, 2008: Policies of Managing Web Resources at the Canadian Government: A Records Management Perspective. Vancouver, BC: Canadian Association for Information Science.

Park, Eun, Mitchell, Claudia, and de Lange, Naydene. 2008. American Educational Research Association 2008 Annual Meeting, April 13-17, 2008: Working With Digital Archives: Giving Life (to Data) to Save Lives (in the Age of AIDS). New York, NY: American Educational Research Association.

Park, Eun G. 2007. Building Interoperable Canadian Architecture Collections: Initial Metadata Assessment. The Electronic Library 25 (2): 207-218.

Park, Eun G. 2007. Perspectives on Access to e‑Journals for Long‑Term Preservation. Serials Review 12 (2): 22-25.

Park, Eun G., Zou, Qing, and McKnight, David. 2007. Electronic Thesis Initiative: Pilot Project of McGill University. Program: Electronic Library and Information Systems 41 (1): 81-91.

Park, Eun G. "Building Digital Archives of Photography in the Context of AIDS and HIV." Proceedings of American Society for Information Science and Technology. Austin , TX , November 3 - 8, 2006. Silver Spring , MD : American Society for Information Science and Technology, 2006.